The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 114 87
Rank change year-on-year +21 -27  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 7 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.22% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 0.92% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £363 - £178
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 - £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 - £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £365 £290
% change year-on-year -5.82% +25.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% -47.22%  

Wi-Fi is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 363 543 603
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 20.04% 23.35% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 248 240
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 31
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.89% -59.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wi-Fi in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 3 £363 - 4
Bracknell - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Slough - 1 £425 -
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (43.48%) Remedy
3 10 (43.48%) Project Management
3 10 (43.48%) Ericsson
3 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
3 10 (43.48%) LTE
3 10 (43.48%) ITIL V3
3 10 (43.48%) VoLTE
4 4 (17.39%) MGW
4 4 (17.39%) Retail
4 4 (17.39%) VPN
5 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) Windows
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (13.04%) Office 365
6 2 (8.70%) Service Design
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (8.70%) Android
6 2 (8.70%) Legal
6 2 (8.70%) Migration

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) LTE
1 10 (43.48%) VoLTE
2 4 (17.39%) MGW
2 4 (17.39%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) MPLS
4 1 (4.35%) Broadband
4 1 (4.35%) DECT
4 1 (4.35%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (4.35%) IMAP
4 1 (4.35%) LDAP
4 1 (4.35%) SMPP
4 1 (4.35%) SMS
4 1 (4.35%) SMTP
4 1 (4.35%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Project Manager
2 10 (43.48%) Voice Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Core Network Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Network Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Messaging Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) CORBA
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) ODBC
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) CCTV
3 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
1 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2
2 10 (43.48%) ITIL V3
2 10 (43.48%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Coaching
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Service Design
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) High Availability
4 1 (4.35%) Power Management
4 1 (4.35%) Process Management
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) Ruby
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Ericsson
2 10 (43.48%) Remedy
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Aruba
4 1 (4.35%) BT
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Samsung
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
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